The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £16,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
GSM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.98% 9.69% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 60
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £16,550 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

GSM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Lancashire region.

GSM Salary Trend in Lancashire